The NASLEE 2022 Virtual Roundtable will take place from 1pm-4pm ET on October 24th – October 26th, with pre-conferencing programing each day at 11am ET and networking opportunies at 4pm ET each day. The meeting will bring together early childhood education state leaders from across the country and will focus on how state leaders can ensure equity for all young learners in the time of a pandemic.

The goals of the virtual meeting are to:

· Strengthen partnerships across states in addressing issues faced by state leaders in the current constrained environments of state government.

· Increase awareness of best practices and successful strategies state leaders can utilize.

· Explore topics useful to state leaders in ensuring equity for all children birth to through grade three, particularly during this challenging climate.

· Identify organizational needs and resources to support state leadership efforts.

State leaders will hear from national leaders and experts on early childhood education, equity, systems alignment and funding/sustainability innovations. State leaders will also have the opportunity to hear from each other and learn about promising practices from across the country. Lastly, state leaders will have opportunities for networking and relationship building with each other through networking hours and small group discussions.

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